On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1685

  • Dec 6 Marie-Adélaïde of Savoy, mother of Louis XV of France, born in Royal Palace, Turin, Savoy (d. 1712)
  • Dec 12 Lodovico Giustini, Italian composer, born in Pistoia, Italy (d. 1743)
  • Dec 17 Thomas Tickell, English writer and poet, born in Bridekirk, Cockermouth, England (d. 1740)